Heating & energy
Around four in 10 people don’t get their boiler serviced annually - increasing the risk of their boiler developing a dangerous fault, such as a carbon monoxide leak. Read on to learn how to spot the signs and how much you should be paying for a boiler service.
Studies show that air pollution affects our mental and physical health. Get expert tips on reducing your personal exposure to air pollution, both indoors and outdoors, and minimising your own contributions to our national emissions.
More than half of solar panel owners have had cold calls about their solar pv panels. Find out whether health checks and voltage optimisers are necessary, and whether cold callers know if your solar panels are faulty.
Renewable electricity tariffs sold by gas and electricity companies will be investigated by the government amid fears of greenwashing.
Answers to common solar panels myths and questions including are solar panels expensive? Do solar panels need direct sunlight? Is solar panel installation disruptive?
Energy prices are set to rise for 15 million gas and electricity customers. Find the best gas and electric prices and how to avoid the energy price cap rise.
If this hot, humid weather has left you in need of a dehumidifier, the last thing you want is for it to break down. We've surveyed 1,000 dehumidifier owners and asked them which faults their dehumidifiers developed. Discover the most common faults and how to fix and avoid them.
Find out how an air purifier can and can't help you during the coronavirus pandemic, and discover the ways in which you can improve your indoor air quality now that you're obliged to spend more time at home.
Investing in an electric fan or portable air conditioner can help you stay cool and comfortable in the heat, but which product is right for you? Find out how much a fan or air conditioner costs, how easy they are to use and what else you need to consider when buying.
The vast majority find switching energy supplier easy. We look at common energy switching myths. Then compare gas and electricity prices to see if you could save money.